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Interviews with the stars and the series creators, Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft, tell the story of this amazing cult comedy series from its beginning. If you've ever wanted to know what makes Mr. Humphries tick or just how many colors Mrs. Slocombe's hair could be, this is the book for you.
Paperback, 224 pages
Published August 1st 1995 by Kqed Books
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Martin Mulcahey
Mar 20, 2011 Martin Mulcahey rated it it was amazing
I thought I knew everything and found out I missed a lot. To tell the truth, when I ordered the book I was not expecting much. I figured it was just a book thrown together to help raise money for PBS stations, and I was completely wrong. The pictures alone are priceless and the behind the scenes info is great. It features a list of the Cast's carrer highlights (very informative & complete) so you can see what other films, TV series and theater projects the cast was involved in. A trivia sect ...more
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read some time in 1995
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Feb 14, 2014 Francis Cuncich rated it it was amazing
I'm free.
April Helms
I was a huge fan of Are You Being Served (still like it), and just had to have this book. There's a lot to like: the pictures, the back stories. Just wish it had been double-checked better, for there were some errors, especially in the episode listings.
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Nov 10, 2011 Michelle rated it liked it
I love the "Are you being served?" BBC Television series. I recommend this book if you like the colorful pictures and the episode summaries.
Bronwyn
Mar 11, 2013 Bronwyn rated it it was amazing
I liked it, it is the inside story and some of the stories about TV,s funniest british comedy, and the people who made us laugh, cry and enjoy it
Linda Appelbaum
Nov 17, 2013 Linda Appelbaum rated it it was amazing
One of my favorite British TV shows, this recaps all the shows for each year.
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Adrian Rigelsford was born in Cambridgeshire. He is a writer and long-time fan of Doctor Who and has conducted interviews for periodicals including Radio Times, Film Review, Fantasy Zone and Movies and Doctor Who Magazine. He wrote the script for The Dark Dimension, an unproduced story intended to commemorate the thirtieth anniversary of Doctor Who. It would have starred all the surviving Doctors.
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